William Noland

William Noland

Professor of the Practice Emeritus of Art, Art History and Visual Studies

Education

  • A.B., Sarah Lawrence College 1977

Overview

William Noland has pursued independent careers in sculpture, photography and video. He has had numerous solo sculpture exhibitions nationally and internationally, has exhibited and published his photography widely, and in recent years has screened experimental documentary video work at number of international Film Festivals and other venues. He has also done video design for a growing number of multi-media theatrical productions. He was the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in sculpture in 1987, a Fulbright Scholar Award in photography in 1995, and served as a contributing photographer and as an editorial advisor for the journalistic/literary quarterly DoubleTake.

Expertise

Sculpture, photography, video, video design for theater

Projects

Images of Images
Images of Images is a new series of photographs that entails an intimate and exacting examination of pre-existing photographic material. My images of images consider... read more »
Dream Room
A video installation by William Noland Dream Room examines the wired world in which we find ourselves, early in the 21st century. Individuals are seen in... read more »

William Noland, . "My House." DWELL Magazine Vol. 3.4 (March 2003): 33-36. (Academic Article)

William Noland, . "Art Deco in Charleston." Architectural Digest (December 2002). (Academic Article)

Wilkin, K, and Noland W, . "An Inadvertent Vanguard." The Hudson Review LV (2002): 105-113.

Arocena, F, and Noland, W. "Estamos tan cansados: Cuba vista por el sociólogo Felipe Arocena." Brecha (November 2000). (Academic Article)

Pages

Where is Michael Dukakis?. Creator. (2005)

Abstract

April 29th - May 5th

Surveillance 1. Creator. (2004)

Abstract

"Surveillance 1", 31st Athens International Film & Video Festival, April 29th-May 3rd, 2004, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio
Screening of "Surveillance 1"; third prize in category of Experimental Video.

Alternative Communities. Designer, Performing artist. (2004)

Abstract

"Alternative Communities", 2004, North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics, Durham , NC
Video design & live video performance in multi-media concert for 25 musicians with music by composer Marc Faris.

Safe House. Designer. (2004)

Abstract

"Safe House", 2004, Kennedy Theater, BTI Center, Raleigh, North Carolina
Video design for Burning Coal Theater's production of "Safe House" by playwright Lydia Stryk. Production of an 8-minute surveillance video.

Why Things Burn. Designer. (2003)

Abstract

"Why Things Burn", 2003, Sheafer Theater, Duke University
Set Design, Video Design and wide-screen digital projections for a stagning of playwright Marlane Meyer's Los Angeles/Neo-Nazi drama "Why Things Burn".
Private Comments:

Set Design, Video Desi

Mao II. Designer. (2002)

Abstract

"Mao II", Spring, 2002, Sheafer Theater, Duke University
Researched, shot and designed 3-screen digital video projections for the stage adaptation of Don DeLillo novel, MAO II.

Pages

Fall 2015

The Photobook (ARTSVIS 249S.01)
Carr 240, Th 03:05 PM-05:35 PM
Advanced Visual Practice (ARTSVIS 497S.01)
West Duke 106, Th 03:05 PM-05:35 PM
The Photobook (VMS 350S.01)
Carr 240, Th 03:05 PM-05:35 PM
Advanced Visual Practice (VMS 497S.01)
West Duke 106, Th 03:05 PM-05:35 PM

Spring 2015

Sculpture (ARTSVIS 210.01)
Sculpture 001, TuTh 01:25 PM-03:25 PM
The Ongoing Moment (ARTSVIS 630.01)
Smith Wrhs 228, Tu 06:15 PM-09:15 PM

Fall 2014

The Photographic Portfolio (ARTSVIS 222S.01)
Smith 228, Th 03:05 PM-05:35 PM
Advanced Visual Practice (ARTSVIS 497S.01)
Sculpture 001, Tu 03:05 PM-05:35 PM
The Photographic Portfolio (ARTSVIS 655S.01)
Smith 228, Th 03:05 PM-05:35 PM
Advanced Visual Practice (VMS 497S.01)
Sculpture 001, Tu 03:05 PM-05:35 PM

Spring 2014

The Ongoing Moment (ARTSVIS 630.01)
Smith 228, Tu 06:15 PM-08:45 PM
Sculpture (ARTSVIS 210.01)
Sculpture 001, TuTh 03:05 PM-05:05 PM